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Addressing the Risks of Telecommuting

Telecommuting is an increasingly popular work option which has the potential to provide significant benefits for both employers and employees. Telecommuting offers a flexible work arrangement in which selected employees work remotely for a predetermined number of days per week. It has been described as “moving the work to the workers, instead of the workers to work.”

Tag(s): Casualty; Telecommuting;

Healthcare News: March 2, 2016

In the news for this issue, there are a number of cases that may set precedent for the healthcare industry: limitations in the care of mentally incompetent patients, debt collection practices, and the murder conviction of a physician for prescribing painkillers, as well as the continuing risk of ransomware attack.

Tag(s): Healthcare;

Gallagher Monthly Minute: March 2016

Most physicians will experience a lawsuit at some time during their career. The majority of these cases are either dropped or settled prior to trial. To avoid risk, it helps to understand what is necessary for a medical malpractice lawsuit to be successful.

Tag(s): Healthcare;

Be Aware

We have been warned about dangerous conditions since we were children. Our parents warned us not to run with scissors in our hands and to look both ways before crossing the street. As adults, we are warned about topics including diet, medication and driving. We have learned that the key to dealing with unsafe conditions is to be aware of the hazards. With regard to driving, the most dangerous situation we have to deal with is distracted driving.

Tag(s): Transportation;